Quo vadis, VP Inday Sara?
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - June 21, 2024 - 12:00am
Where is VP Sara Duterte Carpio going now that she is no longer a member of President Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s Cabinet?
Negros’ sad wedding ceremony!
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - June 14, 2024 - 12:00am
What was supposed to be a very special happy day for a couple in Amlan, Negros Oriental, turned out to be an embarrassing incident after a priest hurriedly started the holy Mass even if the entourage and the bride...
Divorce and the Senate
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - May 31, 2024 - 12:00am
The arguments for or against divorce are familiar to many of us. They have been uttered in many fora ad infinitum.
Senate's emotional change of leadership
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - May 24, 2024 - 12:00am
Whoever wishes to enter politics should learn a lesson or two from the most recent shakeup in the Philippine Senate. It had elements of drama, and as the plot thickened, those unfamiliar with politics could only...
Cebu City's political horizon
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - May 17, 2024 - 12:00am
With bated breath, everybody in Cebu City Hall watches each other's body language these days.
Cherish each moment with your parents
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - May 10, 2024 - 12:00am
The pain brought about by the death of a loved one will always be unfathomable.
Sinulog 2025 still at SRP
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - January 26, 2024 - 12:00am
There’s no doubt that Sinulog 2024 was successful.
Great that CTU apologized
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - January 19, 2024 - 12:00am
We all make mistakes, and one proof that we are sorry about a mistake is to not do it again.
100 in exchange for charter change signature
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - January 12, 2024 - 12:00am
The move to amend the 1987 Philippine Constitution refuses to die. For me, there is nothing earthshaking about it.
Justice for Coach Jay, Cebu s ultimate vocal coach!
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - January 5, 2024 - 12:00am
On the fateful dawn of December 30, 2023, the dead body --hands tied behind the back-- of Cebu s ultimate vocal coach was found beside a grassy area along the road in Sitio Palanas, Barangay Inayagan, Naga City....
New Year: The will to change and gratitude
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - December 29, 2023 - 12:00am
There are several New Year’s jokes posted on Facebook, one of which goes “tiwason na lang nako ang ako pagkatapulan sa katapusan sa 2023, total pila na lang ka adlaw 2024 na” or words to that effect....
SRP as Sinulog venue still widely opposed
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - December 15, 2023 - 12:00am
The venue of the Sinulog in 2024 continues to be a subject of heated debates.
MSU terrorists bombing
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - December 8, 2023 - 12:00am
“Today, we draw a line between the forces of civilization and the forces of barbarism.
Robbery at the center of Cebu City
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - December 2, 2023 - 12:00am
The ease and daring with which it was carried out shocked many people, particularly Cebuanos.
Israel cannot be erased from the map
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - November 24, 2023 - 12:00am
srael is just 75 years old as a state as declared and acknowledged by the United Nations.
From the river  to the sea?
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - November 17, 2023 - 12:00am
“From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free.”
Israel, Hamas blame game on hospital blast
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - October 20, 2023 - 12:00am
The terrorist Hamas once again disturbed the world when the organization initiated the recent unprecedented attack in the holy land, Israel.
Teacher’s indispensable role
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - October 6, 2023 - 12:00am
Nobody says it’s easy to be a teacher.
Facts still matter
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - September 22, 2023 - 12:00am
As Cebu media celebrates Press Freedom Week, everyone needs to be reminded of the basic roles of media, namely, to inform, educate, and entertain.
Alberca’s blunder in Pasigarbo sa Sugbo
by Atty. Ruphil Bañoc - September 1, 2023 - 12:00am
This year’s Pasigarbo sa Sugbo, held in Carcar City, is controversial. It disappointed many people.
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